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Doctors, What’s the Rarest Disease You’ve Encountered? Here’s What People Said.

Doctors, What’s the Rarest Disease You’ve Encountered? Here’s What People Said.

Doctors shared stories on AskReddit about the rarest diseases they’ve encountered. It’s an X-linked recessive disease that a quick Google search tells me affects about 1 in every 400,000 individuals. I live in a really poor part of an already poor country. This disease is really common in my region, but really rare in other parts, especially non-tropical countries like the US. The patient had Hers Disease, a genetic disorder that makes you produce less Glycogen due to an enzyme defect.

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